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Kvitova in emotional win at French Open

However, Kvitova already had 13 winners to her name, compared with Boserup's two, and blasted her way to the set, 6-3, in 39 minutes. When it was over, Kvitova dropped her racket near the baseline...

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Wenger's future uncertain, but he'll enjoy the present

Wenger's future uncertain, but he'll enjoy the present

The goalkeeper, however, tried to adopt a positive approach and said the Chelsea players will try harder to win the FA Cup next year. When the final whistle blew on Arsenal's record 13th FA Cup ...

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Ramsey fires Wenger to record seventh FA Cup

Ramsey fires Wenger to record seventh FA Cup

The saga of Wenger's future will finally be resolved this week, with an announcement set for Wednesday - the day after a meeting of the full board, which Wenger himself will attend as usual. Paper Rou...

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Arsenal vs Chelsea Man of the Match

The only thing I can say is that this season we've had some hard moments. Arsenal captain Per Mertesacker made a statement to his critics after defying expectations to lead the club to a record 13t...

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Pens grab 3-0 lead after 1 in Game 1 vs Preds

The Penguins got a break after it appeared that P.K. Subban gave Nashville a 1-0 lead at 7:13 of the first period on a shot from the top of the right circle. "I think at the end of the day we're up 1-...

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Penguins defeat Predators 5-3 in Game 1 of Stanley Cup Finals

The Penguins had all of three days to get ready for the final following a draining slog through the Eastern Conference that included a pair of Game 7 victories, the second a double-overtime thriller...

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Penguins get Hornqvist back for Game 1 of Stanley Cup final

And then things settled down. The Nashville Predators and Pittsburgh Penguins drop the puck on the Stanley Cup Final tonight, and while the differences aren't dramatic, it does suggest an edge...

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Schindler prepares for party after seeing Huddersfield into Premier League

The win ensured at least 170 million pounds ($218 million) in guaranteed revenue for the newly promoted side as a Premier League club next season. I'm so proud of my players. "I need to take a few w...

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Tiger Woods arrested on suspicion of drunk driving

Tiger Woods arrested on suspicion of drunk driving

The 14-time major champion was booked into the Palm Beach County jail on Monday at 7:18 am (1118 GMT) after he was arrested by police in Jupiter, Florida. He says alcohol "was not involved". The sur...

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Man City announce Silva signing

Man City announce Silva signing

Silva said one of the main reasons he chose to join City was for the chance to work with Guardiola . 'It was important for him because he did not take part in the last European Championships for ...

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Journey to the Stanley Cup Final: Nashville Predators

Thus, even though they are rewarded with playing in this final series, they have yet to be rewarded with their goal: the Stanley Cup . That spark will be vital as they attempt to match a Pittsburgh ...

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'Beast' of the West? bring it on - LeBron

The Warriors may be the better team, but try convincing the Cavs of that. "You know kind of their style and familiar with that". After an 11-30 start to the season, the Heat rebounded to win 30 of...

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Tiger Woods arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence in Florida

Tiger Woods arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence in Florida

He has not played competitive golf since early February (17) when he backed out of the Dubai Desert Classic. Former world No.1 Tiger Woods says alcohol was not a factor in his DUI arrest earlier o...

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No motivational material: LeBron James, Cavaliers respectful when asked about Warriors

No motivational material: LeBron James, Cavaliers respectful when asked about Warriors

Kevin Love added 17 points and 17 rebounds for the Cavs , now 11-1 in the postseason. "I hope everybody says we have no chance", General Manager David Griffin said during a TV interview followin...

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Tiger Woods blames DUI arrest on prescription medications

Tiger Woods blames DUI arrest on prescription medications

Tiger Woods' mug shot. Woods was pulled over on Military Trail south of Indian Creek Parkway. Woods, who is second on the all-time list with 14 major titles, was booked at 7:18 a.m. "I will do ever...

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Arsene Wenger to meet Arsenal board on Tuesday

The FA Cup victory was Wenger's seventh in charge of Arsenal , taking him one clear of former Aston Villa boss George Ramsay for most won by a manager. "If Ramsey was not in an offside position...

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Boston Celtics vs. Cleveland Cavaliers (Eastern Conference Finals Game 5)

Boston Celtics vs. Cleveland Cavaliers (Eastern Conference Finals Game 5)

I was thinking about something during the game four wipe out: if the National Basketball Association started over today and we had a draft how long before the core four of the Warriors were selected? ...

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Moses sent off as Arsenal win record 13th FA Cup

I have a two-year contract with the club. "I don't think if my player dived he did it with a real intention of doing it", Conte said, as he defended the Nigerian winger. "I invite you to live with me ...

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Celtics fall in Game 5, playoff run over

Celtics fall in Game 5, playoff run over

This year's NBA Playoffs have seemed less like an actual contest and more like a needless delaying of the inevitable, with both the Warriors and the Cavs virtually steamrolling their way through to ...

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James is ready for challenge from Warriors

Cleveland may be the reigning champions after having beaten Golden State in last year's Finals and are 12-1 this postseason but are underdogs against a top-seeded Warriors team sporting an unblemis...

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Tearful Kvitova puts trauma of knife attack behind her

Tearful Kvitova puts trauma of knife attack behind her

American Shelby Rogers said she had watched Kvitova play before taking the court for her own match, a 7-6 (4), 6-4 victory over Marina Erakovic of New Zealand, and had been overcome by the scene...

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KKR hungry for win against Mumbai Indians: Gautam Gambhir

While Krunal's innings was crucial in his team's victory, the all-rounder credited the likes of Jasprit Bumrah and Karn Sharma for their brilliant bowling which restricted KKR to 107. Even though ...

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Kerr not well yet, hasn't ruled himself out of Game 1

Kerr not well yet, hasn't ruled himself out of Game 1

Going back to the 1990-91 season, NBA Finals games have a 54-80-5 Over/Under record (59.7 percent Unders) with an average combined score of 187.18 points versus an average closing total of 189.81. D...

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Moses, an honest player, did not plan to dive, says Conte

The duo ensured that the striker did not have time on the ball and stayed close when the Chelsea defence played the ball long into the Arsenal area. "Honestly, I did not see the situation". The ...

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Alexis Sanchez breaks silence about Arsenal future after misunderstanding question

I don't think I could have done much more this season, it is the coach's decision and you have to respect that. Fabregas, a reported target for Manchester United and Liverpool, started just 15 gam...

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Pune restrict Mumbai to 129/8 in IPL final

Mumbai Indians have won the most matches in the IPL history . The first four deliveries of the penultimate over from Bumrah went for just four runs but Smith hit a six and followed it with a c...

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Kerber in historic loss, tearful Kvitova makes comeback

Kerber in historic loss, tearful Kvitova makes comeback

Muguruza, who claimed the women's title previous year by upsetting Serena Williams in the final, plays first on Court Philippe Chatrier . The 31st-seeded Vinci, who became a household name when s...

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Cleveland Cavaliers vs Golden State Warriors trilogy is already legendary

James zipped right by Jordan's 5,987 career playoff points Thursday in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals. Championship No. 4 makes James a player with a.500 record in the finals. But are his C...

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James surpasses Jordan as NBA's leading playoff scorer

James surpasses Jordan as NBA's leading playoff scorer

But they also showed how badly they need him. You can catch Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Thursday, June 1 at 9 p.m. ET on ABC. Coach Tyronn Lue said they've gotten tighter this season. At one ...

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How Close Is LeBron James To Michael Jordan?

ET. Interestingly, this is sixth time in eight Finals appearances that a LeBron James led team has entered as an underdog. James' efforts helped Cleveland to a 135-102 victory in Boston that ...

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Escobar, Moustakas lead Royals past Indians 5-2

Escobar, Moustakas lead Royals past Indians 5-2

Sunday, Tomlin twirled the second complete game by an Indians pitcher this season. " This is how good we can be ", Kipnis told Steve Herrick following the game. "The wind was blowing in and he threw s...

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South Africa beat England by seven wickets in 3rd ODI

In the end, a total of 153 was achieved thanks largely to Jonny Bairstow , who further pressed his claims for a place in England's XI with a third half-century in four ODI innings, and a belligeren...

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Gritty Celtics stun Cavs to reduce series deficit

Gritty Celtics stun Cavs to reduce series deficit

And don't forget his classic Game 4 no-show against Dallas in the 2011 Finals, when he totaled just eight points. The 21-point comeback is the largest one surrendered by James in his playoff career....

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No. 1 Kerber bows out of French Open

Kerber, the first women's top seed to lose in the French Open's first round in the Open era, was also eliminated in the tennis tournament's round one previous year, reports Efe. In the loss, the Ger...

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Rio Ferdinand poses question about Arsenal after win over Chelsea

Bashed all season but ended with a trophy. The team spirit was great. "We stuck in there when it looks like things were against us", he said. The Gunners had controversially taken the lead in the ...

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LeBron James says Cavs being underdogs to Warriors 'doesn't matter'

The Warriors enter this year's edition of the NBA Finals with a flawless 12-0 record, while the Cavs' only loss came on a buzzer-beating 3-pointer in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals agai...

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De Villiers upset at umpire questions over ball

De Villiers upset at umpire questions over ball

South Africa were sanctioned previous year for altering the condition of the ball in a Test against Australia in Hobart , after their captain, Faf du Plessis, was filmed by television cameras with...

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I am still the right man to lead Arsenal, says Arsene Wenger

They had won the Premier League earlier. "Hopefully he will be here next season". During the past years, even when Arsenal has had a poor season and fans become frustrated, they somehow bounce...

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England beat South Africa by 72 runs in first ODI

Stokes, the Indian Premier League's recently-crowned MVP, had only bowled two overs at the time and Morgan made a decision to keep it that way even when he returned to the field ready to resume duties...

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Why Victor Moses dived against Arsenal - Conte

Arsenal was completely dominant, something it was rarely able to claim over the past season. Chelsea had been hot favourites to put the icing on the cake of a remarkable debut season for manager ...

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